Gantrade is a leading global supplier of a family of monomers such as vinyl acetate, and acrylic and methacrylic esters and acids. These reactive monomers are basic components used to manufacture a wide range of emulsion and dispersion polymers, resins and intermediates for a multitude of applications.
Gantrade's Diols and Polyols are versatile hydroxyl functional intermediates used extensively in a broad range of applications and industries. The variety of chemical structures within this group imparts superior performance advantages to the systems in which they are employed.
Our intermediates are important chemical building blocks that are used in a wide range of industrial and consumer products. They are condensed with other building blocks to produce polymeric products.
Gantrade's Plastics and Resins products include thermoplastic and thermosetting resins, and redispersible powders. The products are used in diverse applications.
Our ethylene vinyl acetate copolymer and terpolymer emulsions serve as a versatile base for a diverse range of applications, including coatings, adhesives, sealants and caulk, packaging, film and metal laminating, cementitious mortars and paper applications. Our emulsions are available with a wide spectrum of performance characteristics.
Our diverse portfolio of Water Soluble Polymers are used in a broad range of markets including coating, adhesives and sealants; consumer products and cosmetics; oil field chemicals and fluids; and construction.
Anchored by our leading global supply position in Polytetramethylene Ether Glycols (PTMEG), Gantrade is building a portfolio of urethane chemicals and intermediates focused on the performance segments of the polyurethane and polyurea industries.
Gantrade's broad line of organofunctional silanes are extremely versatile products that can react with a variety of organic and inorganic materials. Their unique ability as coupling agents, crosslinking agents and surface modifiers has been proven in a large number of applications.
Gantrade markets a limited product line of antioxidants and cure accelerators for industrial use. In the rubber and tire industry, antioxidants prevent the degradation of rubber and cure accelerators are used in the vulcanization of rubber goods and tires.
Gantrade's general purpose solvents are diverse, and used in many solvency applications, including coatings and lacquers, adhesives, chemical reaction media, extractants, fiber spinning and strippers.
Gantrade has developed a portfolio of chemicals and polymers for use in oil field fluids and operations.